Tag Archives: ArcGIS for Desktop

Getting Ready for Esri 2016 – It’s Time to Upgrade from ArcGIS 10.0

Are you running ArcGIS 10.0 for some of your GIS needs? We know, it’s a great platform, but it’s time to move onward and upward. Over the last five years, Esri has developed greater and more powerful functionalities across all platforms, moving from ArcGIS 10.0 all the way to the upcoming release of ArcGIS 10.4. These upgrades have come with more tools, more efficient processing, and more features that allow you to create and share the data and maps you need. If you haven’t upgraded your applications and geodatabases yet, it’s time to start planning. Continue reading

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My Experience with ArcGIS for Desktop Licensing

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Coming to Esri (and to California) for the first time four months ago as a very hopeful intern, I was excited at the prospect of completing a project that would have a meaningful impact on those who use ArcGIS for Desktop products. … Continue reading

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Critical Space Time Pattern Mining Patch

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The ArcGIS 10.3 release includes the new Space Time Pattern Mining toolbox for analyzing data distributions and patterns in the context of both space and time in ArcMap and ArcGIS Pro. Unfortunately, the initial release contains a substantial logic flaw … Continue reading

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Announcing New ArcGIS Pro Licensing at Beta 5

Participating in the ArcGIS Pro Beta program is just as easy at Beta 5 as in previous beta releases. However, there are a few things users and their ArcGIS Online administrators need to know heading into this release. Continue reading

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Is my display adapter causing issues with ArcMap?

It is difficult to troubleshoot serious problems with any type of software. When faced with repetitive and persistent crashing, it is important to ask yourself questions like, “Does the problem occur on multiple machines?”, “Does this occur for every user on a machine?”, and “Is the problem specific to certain data?” One of the more common reasons that ArcMap may repeatedly crash is when there are issues with the display adapter. An easy way to check if your display adapter is causing problems is to temporarily disable the adapter to see if that resolves the issue. Continue reading

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The Heartbleed Bug – What does it mean for you?

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As you may or may not be aware, a recent security vulnerability was unveiled for servers using the OpenSSL cryptographic library that affects many different products and software worldwide. This vulnerability has been codenamed ‘The Heartbleed Bug’, and potentially allows attackers to read … Continue reading

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ArcGIS 10.2.1 Released

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Happy 2014! Esri is pleased to announce the release of ArcGIS 10.2.1. All customers current on maintenance may download it from the Esri Customer Care Portal. The ArcGIS 10.2.1 setup package is designed to detect and upgrade an existing installation of the … Continue reading

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ArcGIS applications now supported on Trimble Positions

Great news for ArcPad and ArcGIS for Windows Mobile customers using Trimble Positions Software extensions to collect and post-process DGPS data! Trimble has recently announced support for 10.2 releases of ArcPad, ArcGIS for Windows Mobile and ArcGIS Desktop applications. Trimble allows GIS customers to use the latest update of ArcPad on a laptop or tablet with the capability to post-process and analyze field data collected on a tablet.  Continue reading

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Troubleshooting issues adding ArcGIS Online basemaps to ArcMap

As we move into an era that utilizes cloud-based services more and more frequently, it becomes inevitable that sometimes we are going to run into issues connecting our desktop machines to those services. Within ArcGIS for Desktop, the issues range from the Add Basemap dialog never loading to the system hanging once you click the “Add” button. Regardless of the exact symptoms, there are a few things that you can try to help narrow down the cause of the problem.

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